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  • Learning About Your Children’s Hospital: Mental Health

    January 29, 2018

    Did you know that Children’s Hospital is home to a department dedicated entirely to child and adolescent mental health? This 14 bed unit offers acute mental health care for youth.  This critical initiative addresses a variety of mental health disorders including adjustment disorder, depression, psychosis, bipolar and addiction. Andrea Funk is the Manager of Patient Care for Child and Adolescent…

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  • Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba Announcement

    January 19, 2018

    Memo: Date: January 19th, 2018 From: Karen Cornejo, Chair, Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba   The Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba announces the resignation of Lawrence Prout, President & CEO effective February 15, 2018. During his five years as President & CEO, Mr. Prout developed a strong team, created deeper relationships, allowing the Foundation to increase their fundraising capacity for…

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  • 11-Year-Old Girl Uses Her Remission As A Chance To Give Back

    January 12, 2018

    A four-year-old girl’s only worry should be what toy she will play with next or what to dress up as – unfortunately, this was not the case for Abigail Stewart. When Abigail was four, she spent a year fighting for her life in and out of the Children’s Hospital. Abigail was diagnosed with Multisystem Langerhans Histiocystosis – a condition that…

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